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By Kyle White Belfast Newsletter The North West 200 has secured a new three-year title sponsorship deal with Northern Ireland companies fonaCAB and Nicholl Oils, which will run from 2020 until 2022. Friday’s announcement is a welcome boost for the sport after several worrying developments over recent weeks, with next year’s Ulster Grand Prix in

By Kyle White, Belfast Newsletter   The Cookstown 100 lost £20,000 at this year’s event, the organisers have revealed. The revelation comes after confirmation that the Enniskillen meeting will not take place in 2020, while the Ulster Grand Prix is in doubt with the Dundrod and District Motorcycle Club in debt to the tune of

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ROAD racing bosses of the Enniskillen and District Motorcycle Club have today confirmed that their roads event will not be held in 2020. Among concerns, organiser cited rising costs and road surface conditions as some of their chief reasons for not running the meeting next season. A statement from the Club reads: After many years

By Kyle White Belfast Newsletter The Ulster Grand Prix is facing a “major financial crisis” which has placed the future of the historic road race in serious jeopardy, it has been revealed. Robert Graham, Chairman of Dundrod and District Motorcycle Club, said the event was in imminent danger of “disappearing from the road racing calendar”.

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  The Cookstown 100, which traditionally kicks off the cobwebs of winter on the 2.1 mile Orritor circuit in County Tyrone, is set to run on April 24 and 25. Just a week later, action moves up the road to the Tandragee 100 just outside of Portadown on May 1 and 2 in final reparation

Provisional Dates Announced For The 2020 Irish Road Racing Season.   The Cookstown 100 traditionally kicks off the season and will take place on April 24th -25th around the 2.1-mile Orritor course in County Tyrone. Only a week later, the action moves up the road to Tandragee 100 just outside of Portadown on 1stst &

Adam Mclean Returns For 2020

Saturday, 02 November 2019 by

McAdoo Kawasaki/Gortreagh Printing Team Agree 2020 Deal For Third Season Together. McAdoo Kawasaki Racing are delighted to announce that Adamm McLean will race for the team again in 2020.   The 2019 season began so well with Adam dominating the Easter short circuit meetings and winning the Cookstown 100, but it all ended with a

East Coast Racing Festival

Sunday, 08 September 2019 by

Michael Sweeney was Man Of The Meeting at the final Irish National road race of the season yesterday as the Killalane Road Races roared into life. With 2019 Superbike Champion Derek Sheils and Derek McGee absent from the grid at the East Coast Racing Festival this weekend, Sweeney was the odds-on favourite to clean up

By Kyle White Belfast Newsletter     Michael Dunlop set the fastest lap of the week at the Classic TT in perfect conditions in Saturday afternoon’s Superbike session Riding the Team Classic Suzuki XR69, Dunlop – riding with a series of injuries – gritted his teeth and lapped at 125.75mph to top the leaderboard. The

By Kyle White; Belfast Newsletter The organisers of the Ulster Grand Prix have refuted claims that government funding provided for track safety at Dundrod was misspent. In September 2017, Sports Minister Paul Givan announced funding worth £255,000 for the international road race. On Thursday, BBC NI reported that of £230,000 of funding was spent on